Sites - Important Bird and Biodiversity Areas (IBAs)
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Denmark, Viborg Amtskommune
9o 20.00' East 56o 33.00' North
A4i, B1i, C2, C3
0 - 1m
Year of IBA assessment
Dansk Ornitologisk Forening
Site description A shallow brackish water arm of the Limfjord, separated from the main fjord by a road embankment and bordered by coastal saltmarshes and agricultural areas.
Key Biodiversity The most recent data available for many non-breeding birds date from 1987 and 1988 when more than 20,000 waterbirds occurred at the site. Philomachus pugnax and Recurvirostra avosetta, listed on Annex I of the EC Birds Directive, bred at the IBA in 1983.